Chaminda Vaas Biography, Family, Debut & Last Match, Career, IPL, Net Worth & Salary.

Chaminda Vaas is a Sri Lanka Former Cricketer. His Role of the Sri Lanka Team was as an Bowler. He is the Best Bowler in the ODI Format. His Batting Style Left Handed Bat. His Bowling Style Left-arm fast-medium. He was the most Successful Bowler in the Sri Lanka Team.

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Personal Information:-

Chaminda Vaas was born 27th January, 1974 (Age 48 Years), Wattala, Sri Lanka. His Height was 5 ft 10 inch (178 cm). His Full name was Warnakulasuriya Patabendige Ushantha Joseph Chaminda Vaas. His nicknames were Vasy & Vaas. The Bad news for Sri Lanka is that Chaminda Vaas is not Currently Playing in Test Matches, ODI Matches & T20I Matches.

Family Information:-

His Wife’s name was Wasana. He married in 1999. He has a total of Three Children. 

Chaminda Vaas Debut & last Match Played Details:-

I Want to tell the Cricket Fans that Chaminda Vaas is not Currently Playing for the Sri Lanka national Team. There is Bad news for the Sri Lanka Team and for cricket Fans that Chaminda Vaas has taken retirement in Test, ODI & T20I Format as well as IPL. 

S.r  noFormat name Debut date Against team nameVenue name
1T20I22nd December, 2006New ZealandSky Stadium
2TEST26th August, 1994 PakistanAsgiriya Stadium
3ODI15th February, 1994IndiaMadhavrao Scindia Cricket Ground
4IPL20th April, 2008Kolkata Knight Riders Edern Gardens
S.r  noFormat name Last Match date Against team nameVenue name
1T20I20th September, 2007AustraliaNewlands
2TEST20th July, 2009PakistanSinhalese Sports Club
3ODI27th August, 2008IndiaR. Premadasa Stadium
4IPL18th April, 2010Delhi CapitalsArun Jaitley Stadium

Once Again Chaminda Vaas is not Currently Playing & have taken retirement in Test, ODI & T20I Format as well as IPL.

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Chaminda Vaas career Details:-

Batting Innings162220211
Average (score)24.3213.6833.010.12
Not Out357213
Chart Information:-

Chaminda Vaas has played a total of 452 Matches (111 TEST, 322 ODI & 6 T20I) International Matches in his career & IPL was 13. He has Played the most ODI matches. His Total Runs was 5,228 Runs(3,089 TEST, 2,025 ODI & 33) International Runs in his career & IPL was 817. He has hit the most Runs in the TEST format. His Highest score was 100 in TEST, 50 in ODI, 21 in T20I & 20 in IPL.

His Best highest score is 100 in a TEST Matches. His best Average Score in Tests is 24.32. He has the best strike rate in 80.49 T20I.  He has hit a total of 506 Boundaries ( 376 TEST, 127 ODI & 1 T20I) & IPL was 2. He has scored the most boundaries in the Test format is 376. He has hit a total of 41 Sixes (16 TEST & 22 ODI) & IPL 3. He has scored the most Sixes in the ODI format  22. His Hit Total 14 Fifties (13 TEST & 1 ODI). He has Scored the most Fifty in 13 in a Test Format. He has hit a total of Single Hundred in TEST Format.

He has a total maiden Over 1,177 in His career (895 TEST, 279 ODI & 1 T20I) & IPL was 2. Chaminda Vaas has taken 779 wickets in his career (355 TEST, 400 ODI & 6 T20I)& IPL 18. He has taken the most wickets in the ODI 400. His best Economy was 2.69 in TEST format. His Total 4w per Match was 29 ( 20 TEST & 9 ODI). His Total 5w per Match was 16 ( 12 TEST & 4 ODI). His Total 10w per Match was 2 times in a TEST.

According to the chart the full form of BBI:- Best Bowling In Innings & the full form of BBM:- Best Bowling In Match. His BBI was 7/71 in TEST, 8/19 in ODI, 2/14 in T20I & 3/21 in IPL. His Best BBI was 8/19 in ODI. His BBM was 14/191 in TEST, 8/19 in ODI, 2/14 in T20I & 3/21 in IPL.

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International Information:-

Chaminda Vaas is a player in the Sri Lanka national Team. His Role in the Sri Lanka Team is Left-arm Fast-Medium Bowler. He is the most successful Left-arm Fast-Medium Bowler in the Sri Lanka Team. He took 26 Wickets during the series against West Indies at Home in 2001-02. He is the 4th Position in Most Wicket taker List in ODI History and 2nd Position in Sri Lanka Team with 400 Wickets, After Muttiah Muralitharan.

He is the 24th Position in Most Wicket taker List in Test Format History and 3rd Position in Sri Lanka Team with 355 Wickets, After Muttiah Muralitharan & Rangana Herath. He was named captain in Sri Lanka ODI Cricket in 2006, in only one Match. He was Sri Lanka’s new ball attacking bowler. On 12 December 2005, Chaminda Vaas achieved 300th Wicket against India.

In October 2012, he was Selected as the Fast Bowler Coach of New Zealand against the tour of Sri Lanka, Which included 2 Test Matches Played. He holds the record for the Fastest 400 Wickets in One-Day International in 322 Matches, After Waqar Younis, Muttiah Muralitharan & Wasim Akram.

He also holds the record for Most Wicket taken lbw in 171 wickets, after Muttiah Muralitharan (SL) in 216 lbw wickets, Wasim Akram (PAK) in  211 lbw wickets, Anil Kumble (IND) in 210 lbw wickets, Shane Warne (AUS) in 186 lbw wickets & Waqar Younis (PAK) in 183 lbw wickets.

IPL Information:-

Chaminda Vaas has played in IPL for Only One teams. He has played for Deccan Chargers (DC) in the Year 2008, 2009 and 2010. He is not a player Currently playing in IPL. He has won the Single IPL trophy in 2009 (Deccan Chargers).

Net Worth & Salary:-

Chaminda Vaas Net worth(2022) was $1-5 Million Approx.

Total IPL Salary 

Chargers (DC)
₹ 8,032,000
Chargers (DC)
₹ 9,824,000
Chargers (DC)
₹ 9,258,000
Total₹ 27,114,000

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